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MBNMS SAC Recruitment Summer 2019: Specific Requirements

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Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Specific Requirements for Advisory Council Representatives

Summer 2019 Recruitment


At-Large (4)
(Southern Alternate)

  • Ability to represent the community at-large, otherwise not represented on the Sanctuary Advisory Council; and
  • Experience, ability, and availability to conduct outreach within communities adjacent to the Sanctuary consistent with the goals of the Sanctuary and the mission of the Sanctuary Advisory Council.

Commercial Fishing (2)
(Primary & Alternate)

  • Active commercial fisherman familiar with fishing issues within the Sanctuary region;
  • Ability to effectively communicate with the broader commercial fishing community in the Sanctuary region;
  • An understanding of the links between the commercial fishing community and the Sanctuary; and
  • Experience, ability, and availability to conduct outreach within the commercial fishing community consistent with the goals of the Sanctuary and the mission of the Sanctuary Advisory Council.

Recreational Fishing (2)
(Alternate)

  • Active recreational fisherman familiar with fishing issues within the Sanctuary region;
  • Ability to effectively communicate with the broader recreational fishing community in the Sanctuary region;
  • An understanding of the links between the recreational fishing community and the Sanctuary; and
  • Experience, ability, and availability to conduct outreach within the recreational fishing community consistent with the goals of the Sanctuary and the mission of the Sanctuary Advisory Council.